American Legion Post 120 Juniors Split With South Central


Published on July 17 2013 7:13 am
Last Updated on July 17 2013 7:13 am
Written by Millie Lange

The American Legion Post 120 Juniors split victories with South Central Tuesday evening.

In the opener, South Central claimed a 5-4 victory. South Central held a 1-0 first inning lead then pushed that to 2-0 in the third and 3-0 in the fifth. Effingham scored all of its runs in the sixth.

South Central had six hits in the contest led by Harmeier with a triple and an RBI and Powless with a single, double and an RBI. Ross chipped in with two singles and an RBI.

Effingham was led by Woltman with a single, double and an RBI.

In the second contest, Effingham had its hitting shoes on to bang out 10 hits and claim an 11-2 victory.

Effingham had a six-run fourth inning. South Central aided the cause with five errors. Woltman again led the hitting attack with two singles, a triple and an RBI while Daugherty chipped in with a double. Six other players had a single each.

At Effingham

Game One

South Central                    101    010    00    --    5-6-6

Effingham Post 120          000    004    00    --    4-4-0

(South Central linescore adds up to 3 while 5 listed as final)

WP -- Ross. LP -- Bohnhoff.

South Central -- Harmeier, triple, 1 RBI; Powless, single, double, 1 RBI; Ross, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Henken, single

Effingham Post 120 -- Koester, single; Woltman, single, double, 1 RBI; Poland, single

Game Two

South Central                      000    020    0    --      2-  5-5

Effingham Post 120           100    630    0    --    11-10-2

(Effingham linescore adds up to 10 while 11 listed as final)

WP -- Ratterman. LP -- Koester.

South Central -- Ratterman, 2 singles, 1 RBI; Smith, single, 1 RBI; Powless, double; Hill, single

Effingham Post 120 -- Poland, single, 2 RBI; Daugherty, double; Woltman, 2 singles, triple, 1 RBI; Barnes, single; White, single, 2 RBI; Martin, single, 2 RBI; Jackson, single; Schafer, single